PUTIN'S VISIT TO YEREVAN TO COMMEMORATE ARMENIAN GENOCIDE ON APR 24 UNDER CONSIDERATION - SPOKESMAN

Interfax, Russia
April 9 2015

MOSCOW. April 9

Russian President Vladimir Putin's visit to Yerevan on April 24 to
attend events commemorating the 100th anniversary of the Armenian
Genocide is under consideration; at the same time, Russia will
be represented at a high level at the celebration of the 100th
anniversary of the Gallipoli Campaign (the Battle of Canakkale)
in Turkey the same day, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said.

"The Russian Federation will be represented at a high level at the
commemorative events planned by our Turkish partners in Canakkale,"
Peskov told journalists on Thursday.

Asked whether the Russian president will go to Armenia to attend the
Armenian Genocide commemoration, Peskov said: "The matter is still
under consideration. We will make a relevant announcement."